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Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi 'wins landmark election'

Burma's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has won a parliamentary seat in a historic by-election, according to her party.

The polls are being seen as a crucial test of the Burmese government's commitment to political reform, which could eventually convince Western governments to end sanctions against the country.

Fergal Keane reports.

  • 01 Apr 2012
  • From the section Asia
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